Something Else! Interviews

Something Else! Interview: Dave Munden of the Tremeloes

Something Else! Interview: Dave Munden of the Tremeloes

Celebrating a band that crafted picture-perfect tunes pulsating with energy and passion.

Something Else! Interview: Keith Law on Velvett Fogg, the influence of Bob Dylan + opening for the Moody Blues

Something Else! Interview: Keith Law on Velvett Fogg, the influence of Bob Dylan + opening for the Moody Blues

Velvett Fogg is best known as the home of a pre-Black Sabbath Tony Iommi.

‘Actually passionate about doing new things’: Ian Anderson ends speculation on future of Jethro Tull

‘Actually passionate about doing new things’: Ian Anderson ends speculation on future of Jethro Tull

Anderson bristles at the idea of being “an old married couple that has to go on display.”

‘Just a bit more organic’: After Journey tour, Neal Schon plans another solo project

‘Just a bit more organic’: After Journey tour, Neal Schon plans another solo project

Schon has released as many albums in the last two years as he did in all of the 2000s.

Something Else! Interview: Dave Wendels on big bands, Rebel Rousers, Brian Epstein + Lulu

Something Else! Interview: Dave Wendels on big bands, Rebel Rousers, Brian Epstein + Lulu

Cliff Bennett and the Rebel Rousers were European hitmakers at the height of Beatlemania.

Something Else! Interview: Free jazz titan Peter Brotzmann

Something Else! Interview: Free jazz titan Peter Brotzmann

One of the most influential players in the free jazz scene, Brotzmann remains a force.

Across the Great Divide: The Band, “Forbidden Fruit” from Northern Lights-Southern Cross (1975)

Across the Great Divide: The Band, “Forbidden Fruit” from Northern Lights-Southern Cross (1975)

Robbie Robertson joins us to talk about an often-overlooked late-period classic.

‘We had to really rethink some things’: Justin Hayward and Patrick Moraz on the Moody Blues’ influential ‘Gemini Dream’

‘We had to really rethink some things’: Justin Hayward and Patrick Moraz on the Moody Blues’ influential ‘Gemini Dream’

This marked a turning point for legacy proggers trying to make their way into the uncertain 1980s.

Something Else! Interview: Mal Robinson of the Morning Dew

Something Else! Interview: Mal Robinson of the Morning Dew

Morning Dew’s chops were tight and dynamic, and their songs bristled with melody and substance.

‘A great platform for lead guitar’: The Yardbirds’ tradition of gunslingers from Surrey continues

‘A great platform for lead guitar’: The Yardbirds’ tradition of gunslingers from Surrey continues

Ben King shares more than a spot in the guitar chair with Beck, Clapton and Page.